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Stories about our Thailand

Pimalai Resort & Spa, Koh Lanta in Krabi

The word ‘Pimalai’ is derived from the ancient Indian language of Sanskrit and appropriately means ‘A little Patch of Heaven’. Pimalai Resort & Spa’s story begins 40 years ago when the late and much respected Anurat Tiyaphorn fell in love with this patch of land......

Phuket, Phi-Phi and Krabi leave visitors to Thailand spoilt for choice

Phuket, as Thailand’s largest island, as well as the ever trendy Koh Phi Phi, have for decades consistently drawn sun seekers, water sports enthusiasts, island hoppers and night time revellers to their shores, never disappointing with the quality of service and diverse attractions on offer.......

Koh Lanta, a peaceful island escape

Koh Lanta, just 70km from Krabi town on the Andaman Sea, is one of Thailand’s islands that is best suited to the traveller who is seeking a peaceful destination where life is simpler and the main focus is on beach time, watersports, visiting the local......

Sukhothai Points of interest

Perhaps a lesser-known region of the Kingdom, Sukhothai in central Thailand is located about 400 km north of Bangkok. Meaning the ‘Dawn of Happiness’, the small province lies in the Yom River valley and is surrounded by mountainous forests and neatly tended farmland. Celebrated by......

Sukhothai Historical Park

Sukhothai Historical Park is an enchanting place well deserved of its UNESCO World Heritage Site status. Covering an area of about 70 square kilometres, it contains more than 190 historical ruins and is where most visitors to the area spend their time, learning about the......

Sukhothai’s Organic Agriculture Project

After the completion of the Bangkok Airways’ owned Sukhothai Airport in 1996, the surrounding arable land remained unused until a decision was made to turn it into an agricultural project that would equally benefit the producers, consumers and environment. In 1999 an experiment to grow......

The Mae Wang Elephant Home, Chiang Mai

The Mae Wang Elephant Home is a small and very well managed elephant home located in the Mae Wang valley about an hour’s drive from Chaing Mai. It was established in 2016 as a way to take elephants out of trekking and riding activities, and......

Things to do in lesser-known Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai is located in northern Thailand’s mountainous namesake province that borders Laos and Myanmar, formerly known as Burma. Founded by Phaya Mengrai in 1262 as part of the Lao–Thai Lanna kingdom, Chiang Rai didn’t become a Siamese territory until 1786, nor a province until......

Wat Rong Khun, better known as the White Temple

A visit to the famous ‘White Temple’ or Wat Rong Khu, tops the list for most visitors to Chiang Rai. Seen from a distance, the highly ornate all white structure appears to be made of glittering porcelain, or even icing sugar, but a closer look......

Chiang Mai, Authentic Thailand

Chiang Mai is located on the banks of the Ping River in a lush green valley in Northern Thailand. Founded in 1296 as the capital of the ancient Lanna Kingdom, today it is a peaceful place where past and present merge with modern buildings and......